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City of disorder : how the quality of life campaign transformed New York politics

Author: Alex S Vitale
Publisher: New York, N.Y : New York University Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Introduction -- Conceptualizing the paradigm shift -- Defining the "quality of life" paradigm -- Defining urban liberalism -- The rise of disorder -- Globalization and the urban crisis -- The transformation of policing -- The community backlash -- Conclusion.
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Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alex S Vitale
ISBN: 0814788173 9780814788172
OCLC Number: 623920760
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 231 p.)
Contents: PrefaceAcknowledgments Introduction 1 Conceptualizing the Paradigm Shift 2 De?ning the Quality-of-Life Paradigm 3 De?ning Urban Liberalism 4 The Rise of Disorder 5 Globalization and the Urban Crisis 6 The Transformation of Policing 7 The Community BacklashConclusion Notes Bibliography Index About the Author
Responsibility: Alex S. Vitale.

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Discusses New York's zero tolerance campaign against what was perceived to be an increase in disorder that directly threatened social and economic stability  Read more...

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"In City of Disorder, Vitale provides a wise and balanced analysis of the preoccupation with social order in New York City that flowered under Giuliani's watch. On the one side, neoliberal housing Read more...

 
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